Emily Hannah Bowers

29 December 1847–6 November 1916 (Age 68)
Burslem, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Emily Hannah

When Emily Hannah Bowers was born on 29 December 1847, in Burslem, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Bowers, was 49 and her mother, Elizabeth Emery, was 35. She married Osmyn Merrit Deuel on 9 February 1869, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Centerville, Davis, Utah, United States in 1880. She died on 6 November 1916, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Centerville, Davis, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Osmyn Merrit Deuel
1802–1889
Emily Hannah Bowers
1847–1916
Marriage: 9 February 1869
Anton Anderson
1868–
Joseph E Williams

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    9 February 1869Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (2)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1850
    Age 3
    Named after the early pioneer leader Daniel C. Davis the County was established as a territory in 1850.The territorial legislature created Davis County in 1852 and designated its County seat at Farmington-midway between boundaries-the Weber River on the north and the mouth of the Jordan River on the south. Westward the County includes a portion of the Great Salt Lake-its largest island on which Antelope Island State Park is now located.During first half-century Davis County grew slowly.It supported a hardy pioneer people engaged in irrigation agriculture and raising livestock.The Utah Central Railroad(now the Union Pacific crossed the County from Ogden on the north to Salt Lake City on the south in 1870 and offered welcome transportation links to bring manufactured products.This was the beginning of a transition in the County's history that led to mechanized agriculture, a surge of commerce, banking, and local business along with improved roads, new water systems, and the electrification of homes and business
    1863
    Age 16
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1866 · The First Civil Rights Act
    Age 19
    The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Bower , with plural or post-medieval excrescent -s.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Possible Related Names

    Bower

    Sources (17)

    • Emily Bowers in household of John Bowers, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
    • Emily Hannah Deuel, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Emily H Deuel, "United States Census, 1900"

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